"Villainy Detected!" Crime and Consequences in Britain and America in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
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The condemned cells: From the notebook of the ordinary of Newgate [Chapters I-III]

Title: The condemned cells: From the notebook of the ordinary of Newgate [Chapters I-III]
Creator: [Wall, Charles]; Intro. by Oliver Yorke
Description: Wall describes the experiences of the ordinary (minister) of Newgate prison with various types of criminals, particularly those on death row. Crimes such as forgery and robbery are detailed (throughout various the chapters) and prison life is also discussed.
Type: Article
Source: Fraser's Magazine 22. July-Dec (1840): 288-306; 482-492; 577-591.
Date: 1840
 

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